Last week we saw the first press photo of the Galaxy Note 3 Neo surface online. Now, the South Korean company has officially taken the wraps off the device in Poland. The Galaxy Note 3 Neo will be available in two variants — a 3G variant and an LTE variant called Galaxy Note 3 Neo LTE+. There is no mention of the price at the moment, but Samsung Poland has mentioned that the device will hit select markets in February. Also Read - Galaxy A22 replaces M42 5G to become the cheapest 5G Samsung phone in India
Compared to the Galaxy Note 3, the Galaxy Note 3 Neo is slightly shorter in length and width, while retaining the same thickness, design language and the pleather back. It also retains the S-Pen with support for Air Command and Easy Clip features. Also Read - Gorilla Glass DX, DX+ to now protect your phone cameras, will debut on a Samsung phone
In terms of hardware, both the variants are identical, except the processors. The 3G variant is powered by a quad-core processor clocked at 1.6GHz, while the LTE variant is powered by a hexa-core processor, which is essentially a group of two 1.7GHz Cortex A15 SoC and another group of four 1.3GHz quad-core Cortex A7 SoC.
Other features include a 5.5-inch HD (1280×720 pixels) Super AMOLED display, 2GB of RAM, 8-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and BSI sensor, 2-megapixel secondary camera at the front, 16GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 64GB using a microSD card and a 3,100mAh battery.
Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS and GLONASS and on the software front, the phablet runs on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean. Samsung has also pre-loaded the device with apps like Samsung ChatON, Samsung Link, Screen Mirroring, S Voice, S Health, Group Play, Smart Scroll, Smart Pause, Air View, Story Album and S Translator among others.